School Summer Holiday Activities

Ideas and inspiration for keeping the kids entertained over the school summer holidays

Tapestry Treasure Hunt

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Dates: From Thursday 13th July

Time: During Knutsford Heritage Centre opening hours (Thurs-Sat 11am-4pm)

Venue: Knutsford Heritage Centre

Cost: Free

Can you take on the 3 different Tapestry Treasure Hunt Missions at Knutsford Heritage Centre throughout the summer?

Pick up a map from the centre, then see how many of the scenes you can spot. There are people, vehicles, buildings, and fun sights to find.

Answer the 2 questions on the back of your map, then return to the Heritage Centre shop to claim your prize.

Flowers in Wallwood

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Date: From Tuesday 18th July

Time: Continuously throughout the summer

Venue: Wallwood: on the corner of King Street & Tatton Street

Cost: Free

To coincide with the RHS Tatton Flower Show, Knutsford is putting on its very own display at Wallwood, located near Tatton Park Knutsford entrance.

Each flower has been handcrafted by Town Ranger Bob, then decorated by children from local schools and nurseries.

Head down to Wallwood any time after the unveiling on 18th July to enjoy the flowers in all their colourful glory. (Photo credit: Tatton Photography)

Crafty Kids Club

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Date: Tuesdays: 25th July, 1st Aug, 8th Aug, 15th Aug

Time: 1pm - 2.30pm

Venue: Jubilee Hall, Stanley Road

Cost: £8 per session, or £30 for all 4 sessions.

Art & Craft sessions specifically designed for ages 3-5, which are suitable for older siblings up to 9 years old too.

Each week there will be a fun new theme, with all materials and an apron provided so every child can create something to keep.

Discover more, and book your place by visiting the Crafty Kids Club website:

Family Fest

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Date: Saturday 5th August

Time: 10am-4pm

Venue: Knutsford Town Centre

Cost: Free

Knutsford's first ever family fest will be taking place this summer, with a day designed to provide a whole host of fun.

Activities such as a pop up cinema, party time, face painting, crafts, story time sessions, and even a family workout will be taking place at various Knutsford venues, including shops, restaurants, and community spaces.

Check the image for all timings and locations

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